K. M. Walton

K. M. Walton is the author of Cracked and Empty. A former middle school language arts teacher and teaching coach, she is passionate about education and ending peer bullying. She lives in Pennsylvania with her family. Visit her online at KMWalton.com and follow her on Twitter at @KMWalton1.

Books by this Author


CRACKED by K.M. Walton

In this gripping debut, a teen takes a bottle of pills and lands in the psych ward with the bully who drove him to attempt suicide.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

K. M. Walton
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If you want it, make it happen.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Darth Vadar. The dude is a total badass.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The love of exercise.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. My children. They are the nicest human beings.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Rosa Parks. She stood up for justice and that is something I prided myself on while I was a teacher. I embedded the fight against injustice into every unit I taught. Every single one.

Author Voices

July 23, 2011

If you're reading this right now I already think you're cool. I hope you've either read CRACKED or are about to because then you'd be even cooler in my opinion! Check out my author page here and get to know me a bit. Stop back because I'll add new posts! See ya around, oh cool one.

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